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BLACK GLAM: Celebrity makeup artist DeeDee Kelly on beautifying Black Hollywood

Johnny Wright is back with a new episode of Black Glam where he will takes us inside the world of celebrity styling and shares...
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BLACK GLAM: Costume designer Brea Stinson reveals how she built her enviable empire

Black Glam is back with another installment and this time, celebrity stylist Johnny Wright sits down with costume designer to the stars, Brea Stinson to find to how she built her enviable empire. ...
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Black Glam: Entrepreneur and hair stylist to the stars Kim Kimble reveals what...

Stylist to the stars, Kim Kimble, sat down with theGrio’s style correspondent Johnny Wright for a good catch-up session.

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The story of a young woman who finds out she was abducted as a baby and must deal with a family that she thought was hers but is not, is being brought to the screen in the new Lifetime...
 A tearful Bella Thorne tore into Whoopi Goldberg for shaming her after she released nude photos to thwart an alleged hacker from posting them first.--Whoopi Goldberg reportedly ‘at her breaking point’ trying to contain Meghan McCain’s meltdowns--On Monday, Goldberg...

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Baltimore sisters get Walmart cheesecake deal from biz they started during government shutdown

Nikki Howard and Jaqi Wright made the best of their furlough time during the government shutdown earlier this year and now they've turned their cheesecakes into a booming business
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Hungry? Reynolds Wrap says it will pay you $10,000 to travel the country and eat ribs

Talk about getting invited to the barbecue! How about a two weeks worth of barbecues? Reynolds Wrap says they are seeking a "Chief Grilling Officer" to look for the best rib recipes
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Dwyane Wade explains why supporting his son during Miami Pride was so important

This past spring, retired Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade supported his younger son's choice going...
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If you missed the Royal Wedding, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have a recap for you

 Actress turned royal Meghan Markle says on a recording for an exhibit about her spring...

What we learned from John Singleton: Why Black men need to get serious about their health

When the news broke in April that filmmaker John Singleton had died from a stroke,...

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Dwyane Wade explains why supporting his son during Miami Pride was so important

This past spring, retired Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade supported his younger son's choice going...
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Proud papa: Al Roker’s son snags two gold medals in Special Olympics

 NBC weather anchor Al Roker might be a marathoner, but his teen son Nicholas "Nick"...
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Wife: David Ortiz’s condition upgraded to ‘good’

 BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been upgraded from "guarded"...
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Raptors fans raise $36K for Kevin Durant’s Charity to apologize for crass fan behavior

 Toronto Raptors fans are sorry for cheering when Kevin Durant suffered a devastating Game 5...

Authorities seek battery charge against Raptors executive Masai Ujiri

As the jubilation rose when the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Championship, the team's president got into trouble for an alleged shove when he made his way to the court in Oakland

Business

Baltimore sisters get Walmart cheesecake deal from biz they started during government shutdown

Nikki Howard and Jaqi Wright made the best of their furlough time during the government shutdown earlier this year and now they've turned their cheesecakes into a booming business
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A Sad Day: Ebony to auction off its prized photo archives to pay creditors

Ebony’s photo archive that depicts the history of African American life is set to go on auction in July, is approval is received by the bankruptcy court.
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Sephora’s shutdown for diversity training is a temporary fix to bigger issue

This past week, Sephora closed down each of its 400+ stores for a day of diversity training. Could the training have been a useless shutdown?
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Forbes: Jay-Z is not just rap royalty, he’s a billion-dollar business, man

How rich is Jay-Z? He's a business, man. Nine years after Jay-Z sat down with Warren Buffet over strawberry malts to discuss wealth and the art of giving for an article in Forbes magazine, the iconic rapper has amassed...

Sorry, cosmetics brand Black Opal isn’t Black, but here’s how it threatens real Black business

Black Twitter was stunned to find out that Black Opal, the cosmetics brand that has been a staple in our communities for a quarter century, is not Black-owned.